Woundfin (Plagopterus argentissimus)

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Listing Status:    and  

Population detail

The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Woundfin 

  • Population location: Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population

    Listing status:  Endangered

    • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona , Nevada , Utah
    • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
    • Countries in which the this population is known to occur:  United States
  • Population location: Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM

    Listing status:  Experimental Population, Non-Essential

    • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona
    • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1970-10-13 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population
1985-07-24 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1970-10-13 00:00:00.0 35 FR 16047 16048 Appendix D - United States List of Endangered Native Fish and Wildlife; 35 FR 16047 16048
2000-01-26 00:00:00.0 65 FR 4140 4156 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub
2007-07-27 00:00:00.0 72 FR 54922 54923 Virgin River Habitat Conservation and Recovery Program, Clark County, NV
2007-09-27 00:00:00.0 72 FR 54922 54923 Virgin River Habitat Conservation and Recovery Program, Clark County, NV, Notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) and notice of public meetings
1984-04-10 00:00:00.0 49 FR 14149 14152 Proposed Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 49 FR 14149- 14152
1985-07-24 00:00:00.0 50 FR 30188 30195 Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 50 FR 30188-30195
1977-11-02 00:00:00.0 42 FR 57329 57330 Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin; 42 FR 57329 57330 (Plagopterus argentissimus)
2014-05-06 00:00:00.0 79 FR 25883 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
1995-04-05 00:00:00.0 60 FR 17296 17311 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing
2006-04-07 00:00:00.0 71 FR 17900 17902 Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
1984-04-10 00:00:00.0 49 FR 14149 14152 Proposed Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 49 FR 14149- 14152
1985-07-24 00:00:00.0 50 FR 30188 30195 Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 50 FR 30188-30195

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
1995-04-19 Virgin River Fishes Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final Revision 2
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2006-04-07 71 FR 17900 17902 Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
2014-05-06 79 FR 25883 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
2008-05-01 Virgin River Fishes 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
2000-01-26 65 FR 4140 4156 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub Final Rule Final designated
1995-04-05 60 FR 17296 17311 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing Proposed Rule Final designated
1977-11-02 42 FR 57329 57330 Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin; 42 FR 57329 57330 (Plagopterus argentissimus) Proposed Rule Not Required

To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Woundfin.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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